blade chord


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blade chord

blade chord
A straight line joining the leading edge of a propeller blade with its trailing edge.
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To reduce blade weight--and hence the disc and containment ring--the blade chord also had to below.
Wind blade chord and twist angle optimization by using genetic algorithms, Institute of Intelligent Systems and Numerical Applications in Engineering, Univ.
is the average nondimensionalized pressure gradient on the fan blade, and L is the blade chord length.
It's very abrasive and the concern is that when encountered in the high-pressure compressor, it will wear the blades and vanes, and you can reduce the length of the blade chord.
5 Number of blades N[-] 3 Height whole ensemble H[m] 16 blade chord c[m] 0.
Section positions have been defined according to radius position, the blade chord profile of each section calculated in part (L) and blade thickness (D) respectively, with corresponding values of each string.
Two variants of the wind turbine, of different diameter and blade chords were studies.